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              Books by David Metzenthen

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              Dreaming the Enemy
                

              Dreaming the Enemy (Paperback)

              By Metzenthen, David

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Two young Vietnam War veterans who fought on opposing sides return home, struggling to recover from their experience. A moving story of trauma, resilience and the challenging road to recovery.

              ISBN 9781760112257
              Published AU 23 Mar 2016
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              George Parker Goes Global

              George Parker Goes Global (Paperback)

              By Metzenthen, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              Get the jet! What could go wrong when cautious, scientific, singlet-wearing George Parker and reckless rich-kid Chase Landon-Bond take off on a global rescue mission? Just about everything! There are private jets, troublesome pets, crazed criminals, treacherous trips, chaos, too ...much coffee, and two hundred million missing dollars. There are close calls, ridiculous disguises, accidental haircuts, and that's just the first bit! Are George and Chase doomed? Will friendship and silly ideas save the day? Does wearing a cape make you brave? Get in planes, trains and automobiles with George and Chase...and HOLD on tight!
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              ISBN 9781760523466
              Published AU 23 May 2018
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              One Minute's Silence
               

              One Minute's Silence (Hardback)

              By Metzenthen, David; Illustrated by Camilleri, Michael

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A moving and powerful story about the meaning of Remembrance Day, drawing on the ANZAC and Turkish battle at Gallipoli. In the silence that follows a war long gone, you can see what the soldiers saw, you can feel what the soldiers felt. And if you try, you might be able to imagin...e the enemy, and see that he is not so different from you...
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              ISBN 9781743316245
              Published AU 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Hide That Horse!:Aussie Nibbles

              Hide That Horse!:Aussie Nibbles (Paperback)

              By Metzenthen, David; Illustrated by Hobbs, Leigh

              • RRP: $12.99
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              Timmy's friend and neighbour Mr Conroy is looking after a very small horse called Percy. Percy has come to the city because the drought means there's not much grass for him to eat on the farm. But keeping a horse in Neat Street is against the law and Percy is in danger of being l...ocked up! Ages 6+.
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              ISBN 9780143304494
              Published AU 31 Aug 2009
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 7-12 years
              Series Aussie Nibbles
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              One Minute's Silence

              One Minute's Silence (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Camilleri, Michael; By Metzenthen, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              WINNER: 2015 Prime Minister's Literary Award, Children's Fiction WINNER: CBCA Book of the Year, Crichton Award for New Illustrators, 2015 HONOUR BOOK: CBCA Picture Book of the Year, 2015 In one minute of silence you can imagine sprinting up the beach in Gallipoli in 1915 with the... fierce fighting Diggers, but can you imagine standing beside the brave battling Turks as they defended their homeland from the cliffs above. In the silence that follows a war long gone, you can see what the soldiers saw, you can feel what the soldiers felt. And if you try, you might be able to imagine the enemy, and see that he is not so different from you. In One Minute's Silence, you are the story, and the story is yours - to imagine, remember and honour the brothers in arms on both sides of the conflict, heroes who shed their blood and lost their lives. A moving and powerful reflection on the meaning of Remembrance Day.
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              ISBN 9781760527051
              Published AU 4 Mar 2019
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Tigerfish

              Tigerfish (Paperback)

              By Metzenthen, David

              • RRP: $22.99
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              Ryan Lanyon lives in the shadows of a shopping centre on the far side of the city. His brother is a bouncer. His best mate owns weapons. Ariel works in a surf-shop and has never seen the sea. And the tragedies of the past will poison the future -- unless someone has the guts to c...ross the line.
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              ISBN 9780143568421
              Published AU 29 Jan 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Boys Of Blood & Bone

              Boys Of Blood & Bone (Paperback)

              By Metzenthen, David

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              Two parallel stories about two young men, separated by nearly nine decades in two different eras. As Andy and his mates head inexorably towards the bloody torturous Great War, Henry faces challenges, dangerous situations and tragedies of his own.

              ISBN 9780143001300
              Published AU 2 Jun 2003
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Quick Reads: The Red Boxing Gloves Plus Three More
               

              Quick Reads: The Red Boxing Gloves Plus Three More (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by Whittaker, Steven; By Broderick, Damien; Lindquist, Rowena Cory; Metzenthen, David; Read by Whittaker, Stephen

              • RRP: $13.50
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              TRADE EDITION: INTERGALACTIC HEROES by James Moloney: This is my last warning, said Radnor... You have thirty seconds to decide the future of your species. Can Joe save the Earth? JACK AND THE ALIENS by Damien Broderick: Jack, an interstellar cadet, is stranded on an alien planet... with Chipster his computerized spacesuit. Will the rescue craft arrive in time to save him? CLEVER SANDWICHES by Rowena Cory Lindquist: Yuck. Listen to me, Mouse. You didnt see us. Got it? Willthe clever sandwiches stop Dereks never-ending teasing? THE RED BOXING GLOVES by David Metzenthen: Take it easy, Bicky. Or get out of the ring!
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              ISBN 9781740949934
              Published AU 1 Jan 2006
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Quick Reads
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              Quick Reads: The Mad Goat Mystery Plus 3 More
               

              Quick Reads: The Mad Goat Mystery Plus 3 More (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Harlen, Jonathan; Kelleher, Victor; Balwin, Grace MacDonald; Metzenthen, David; Read by King, Alan

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              TRADE EDITION: THE MAD GOAT MYSTERY by Jonathan Harlen: Dandruffs never charged at anybody in his life, the farmer said. He wouldnt hurt a fly. So why has he gone totally berserk? SPACEMAN BILL by Victor Kelleher: When Spaceman Bill landed on earth he caused a sensation. No-one h...ad ever seen such a fantastic spaceship before So who was Bill and
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              ISBN 9781740949965
              Published AU 1 Jan 2006
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Quick Reads
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              The Hand-Knitted Hero
               

              The Hand-Knitted Hero (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Metzenthen, David; Read by Wemyss, Stig

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              TRADE EDITION: Jammy and Red think Drong Drong Island is their special place. When they discover two girls on their island, the battle is on! And both sides are in for a big surprise.

              ISBN 9781740945790
              Published AU 1 Jun 2004
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series Aussie Bites
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